The display of solidarity comes after Brazilian striker Vinicius Junior was subjected to racial abuse while playing for his club Real Madrid at away games.
Brazilian soccer player Vinicius Junior has agreed to join a new task force to tackle racism in football. The Real Madrid star was recently racially abused during a La Liga match with Valencia.
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2 Nov 2020
Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane said that the issues between players Vinicius Junior and Karim Benzema have been cleared up, whilst speaking at a press conference in Madrid, on Friday.